Hera Lam

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It can be harder to lose a dog than a relative or friend — here's why

I remember making eye contact with Murphy moments before she took her last breath - she flashed me a look that was an endearing blend of confusion and the reassurance that everyone was ok because we were both by her side.<p>When people who have never had a dog see their dog-owning friends mourn the …

7 Dog Breeds With Sensitive Souls

Advertisement<p>When we call a dog “sensitive,” we don’t mean it in a bad way. We’re just talking about dogs that are a little bit more emotionally …

Pets

Awesome bomb-sniffing dog drops ceremonial first puck at NHL game

One of the best traditions in the NHL is when a special guest gets to drop the puck in the ceremonial faceoff just before the game. It’s even better …

This Teen Shared Adorable Pics Of Her "Aggressive" Dog And It's Too Cute

People are now sharing their own doggo photos to speak out against laws banning the breed.<p>Alyssa told BuzzFeed News that her family found Buddy wandering the streets a few months ago.<p>They found his owners, but then the owners told the family that they didn't want to take care of Buddy anymore. …

Pets

Canine episodic memory: Your dog remembers more about what you do than you think

Now we know dogs might share some of the rich memories of our lives together<p>Ruby flew down the hall, careened around the corner and stopped just briefly to jump on me before charging off again. His pointy ears and tail bobbed and wagged in rhythm as he ran laps around the house. I had just come …

Purina’s Large Dog Surfing Competition Is Nothing Short of Oceanic Joy

Has the election, the state of the world, or this new influx of malicious clowns gotten you down? I dig it. 2016 has been rough for all of us. After …

Funny faces of drowsy pets captured during and after surgery

These pet photos capture what cats and dogs go through before, during and after surgery at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home.<p>From a Staffordshire Bull Terrier recovering from an operation to a tiny kitten being prepared for surgery, the images show an average day at the new Veterinary Hospital and Centre …

Pulling for plovers: Group heaves weeds from sandy habitat of endangered bird

An uninvited visitor has made a stretch of Lake Winnipeg's shoreline undesirable for birds, prompting a group of volunteers to take matters into …

If you care about your health, then you should care about conservation

What if we could reduce diseases and discover life-saving drugs by conserving natural habitat? Would saving ecosystems become more appealing if human …

Habitats

Call Toronto Wildlife Centre if you see a sick coyote

The Toronto Wildlife Centre is asking anyone who spots sickly-looking coyotes anywhere in Toronto to contact them. “There are a number of coyotes …

10 Things You Can Do For Your Dog During His Last Days

There are few things worse than losing your best friend. Many people consider their dogs to be their best friends and when it comes time for them to …

What would Trump's wall mean for wildlife?

<b>Free movement between the US and Mexico - the hottest of topics in the 2016 US presidential campaign - is not just a human issue. What would the construction of a wall mean for animals that live near the border?</b><p>In June 2015, from the lobby of the building that bears his name in Manhattan, the …

Republican Primaries

Science confirms: dogs understand us. But do we get them too?

A new study shows what attentive dog owners already knew: dogs tell us what they understand, if only we’re paying attention<p>My dog Dolly has an fine-tuned bullshit detector. The eight-year-old mutt I adopted from a New York City shelter knows when I’m feigning enthusiasm to take her out at 7am on a …

Pets

Every Day This Old Dog Walks 4 Miles To Town Just To Say Hi To Everyone

Bruno, the wandering dog, has been walking 4 miles almost daily for the past 12 years to Longville, Minnesota, just to say ‘hi’ to the town’s …

Double the cuteness! Meet the world's first identical twin puppies

Is there anything cuter than a little puppy? How about TWO identical puppies!<p>For the first time in recorded history, twin dogs have been born and identified.<p><b>RELATED: 'They need each other': Twins born holding hands still inseparable 2 years later</b><p>Kurt de Cramer, a veterinarian in Mogale City, South …

Tween hunter girl who loves killing African wildlife gets crucified online

SOUTH AFRICA — A 12-year-old girl has rapidly risen to infamy online for posting photos of her trophy kills while hunting with her father in South …

Wildlife